The following birth announcements appeared in the Gothenburg Leader between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2020. All births listed were at Gothenburg Health unless otherwise noted:
Elias Clyde Schweitzer was the first baby of 2020 on Monday, Jan. 20, to Paige and Richard Schweitzer of Arnold.
Ashlie and Terrance Nelson of Sutherland are happy to introduce their daughter, Paisley Lizabeth-Grace Nelson, born Jan. 27, 2020.
Luke Brandon Maack entered the world on Jan. 23, 2020, the first son of Molly Furse and Joey Maack of Cozad.
TJ and Ashley Askelson of Cozad announce the birth of their first child, Harper Lue Askelson, born Feb. 6, 2020.
Summer Nalley and Joe-al Alejandro of Cozad welcome the arrival of a son, Joe-al Alejandro (Jr), born Feb. 10, 2020.
Macaela and William A. Donnelly II of Cozad welcomed the birth of a daughter, Meadow Lia Donnelly, on Feb. 4, 2020.
Adler James Henry, son of Tylyn Haynes and Justin Henry of Cozad, was born March 4, 2020.
Tim and Charity Jones of Farnam announce the arrival of a son, Ezekiel Jones, born March 6, 2020.
Casey and Caresse Ross of Gothenburg announce the birth of a son and their first child, Colt Christopher Ross, born on May 11, 2020.
Emily Ann Brittenham, the daughter of Austin and Lonna Brittenham of Farnam, entered the world on May 6, 2020.
Rex Shelton, along with his parents Derick and Shandell Shelton of Gothenburg, is happy to announce the arrival of his baby brother, Ryatt Lee Shelton born June 5 at Great Plains Health in North Platte.
Shellie Blackler and Jacob Miller of Cozad announce the birth of a son, Maverick Scott Miller born June 2, 2020.
Jake and Kelly Peterson of Gothenburg welcomed their first child, Mya Ann Peterson on June 9, 2020.
Keisha and Stephan Wehtje of Gothenburg announce the birth of their first child, Jackson Michael Wehtje, born June 22, 2020.
Marty and Jena Ziemba of Gothenburg announce the arrival of a son, Lucas Ellsworth Ziemba, born May 28, 2020, at Kearney Regional Medical Center.
Kayla and Brett Mann of Gothenburg are proud to announce the birth of their first child, Marlee Drew Mann, born Aug. 9, 2020.
Esbeidi and Abel Rodriguez of Cozad happily announce the birth of a son, Zair Delgado Alvirez on Sept. 3, 2020.
Rebecca Stevens of Gothenburg announces the arrival of a son, Jasper Leon Valer Stevens born Oct. 9 at Gothenburg Health.
Rusty and Makayla Linnemeyer of Gothenburg proudly announce the birth of a son, Brent Allen Linnemeyer, born Oct. 2, 2020.
Austin and Jacey Klemm of Lexington wish to introduce their daughter, Shaya May Klemm, born Sept. 23, 2020.
Desiray Stryker of Maxwell announces the birth of a daughter, Brynlee Marie-Ann Stryker, born Nov. 19, 2020.
Linsey and Danny Nicola of North Platte happily announce the arrival of a daughter, Starlyn Ann Nicola, born Nov. 22, 2020.
Madden James Smith, son of J.C. and Molly Smith of Gothenburg, entered the world at 7:23 p.m. on Nov. 24, 2020.
Jeff and Autumn Lake of Gothenburg announce the birth of a son, Grey Jeffrey Lake, on Nov. 27, 2020.